Patrick Michael Hughes a fashion editor and writer covering the New York, London and Copenhagen's fashion weeks with and eye toward men's fashion. He publishes fashion reviews, interviews and designer profiles as well as other style content . He joined IRK Magazine during winter of 2017.




 He is often cited as a historical source for numerous pieces appearing in the Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, CNN, LVMH, Conde Nast, Highsnobiety and others. His fashion career includes years as a fashion reporter/producer for the New York local news. Patrick loves to travel and has spent time speaking internationally to designers, product development teams, marketing teams and aspiring design students in Europe and in Asia.

 He has  BA in the History of Art from Manhattanville College in Purchase, New York. Following his graduate classes at Musée Les Arts Decoratifs-Musée de Louvre in Paris he earned his MA in the History of Decorative Arts and Design  from the Parsons/Cooper Hewitt Design Museum in New York. Currently, he is an Associate Teaching Professor at Parsons School of Design leading fashion history lecture-studios and First Year lecture studios within the School of Art and Design History and Theory.


He also teaches textiles, decorative arts and fashion history in the School of Art and Design at the Fashion Institute of Technology in NYC.   



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